Junior & Jackie Watkins

From mentoring the next generation through sports to commemorating African American history, their life together has been one of dedication, purpose and accomplishment.

Peorians Play on the World Stage

by Kathryn Eissfeldt, Peoria Area World Affairs Council

Three native Peorians have been major players in diplomacy and international affairs across the decades.

Empowering Community Health

by Andrea Parker, Hult Center for Healthy Living

The Peoria area’s premier health education facility celebrates its 30th anniversary.

Economic & Social Justice

by Pastor Marvin Hightower, Peoria NAACP

It is time to roll up our sleeves and be intentional on making and implementing the necessary changes.

Stitchers Stop the Spread

Creative Stitches Workshop has facilitated the creation and donation of over 2,000 masks for distribution in underserved areas.

White Coats for Black Lives

UnityPoint Health employees came together to reflect on their commitment to the health and safety of people of color.